The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
North West / Cheshire
Rank 79 88 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 12 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.16% 1.07% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.10% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 14
Median salary £75,000 £50,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £50,000 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
994 1269 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.13% 96.65% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1115 1426
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Cheshire region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +19 4 £75,000 +40.84%
Wilmslow - 2 £71,250 -
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £85,000 -
Solutions Architect
North West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (27.27%) CRM
5 6 (27.27%) SOA
6 5 (22.73%) EJB
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) Advertising
6 5 (22.73%) EAI
6 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) PMI
7 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
8 2 (9.09%) C#
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) Open Source
9 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) iPad
9 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
9 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) Java EE
9 1 (4.55%) COBIT
9 1 (4.55%) Use Case
9 1 (4.55%) Load Testing

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) EJB
2 5 (22.73%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) CRM
1 6 (27.27%) SOA
2 5 (22.73%) EAI
2 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Service Design
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
5 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP